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Weston Foods Reviews

Updated 18 February 2019
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  • "very little cons, there are periods that are quite busy but generally a good work life balance" (in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Good employer"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Production Supervisor
    Current Employee - Production Supervisor
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Weston Foods full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Established company with decent pension and stock options. Benefits and pay are average.

    Cons

    Advancement can be difficult if not properly networked


  2. "Machine Operator"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Machine Operator in Gatineau, QC (Canada)
    Former Employee - Machine Operator in Gatineau, QC (Canada)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Weston Foods full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good Insurance and good workers

    Cons

    Family Company ruled by empty headed supervisors
    People are treated like worthless pawns and no one cares
    Lots of drug abuse there

    Advice to Management

    Employees are people too

  3. "Weston Foods Overall Job Review"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    The overall culture was very positive and team-orientated.

    Cons

    The work was extremely boring and tedious.


  4. "Machine operator loading unloading parts gauging ods"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kitchener, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kitchener, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Weston Foods full-time

    Pros

    Near by my house I like to work with foods

    Cons

    Best performance at work be on time good attitude hard work


  5. "Analyst"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Weston Foods full-time

    Pros

    Good culture, strong brand image.

    Cons

    Turn over rate is a little bit high.


  6. "Not too Bad"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    good learning experiences, small team but great people

    Cons

    terrible locaiton and work environment is depressing, lots of repetitive boring tasks


  7. "Key Account Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Key Account Manager in Etobicoke, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Key Account Manager in Etobicoke, ON (Canada)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Weston Foods full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible schedule; allowed working from home depending on the job function

    Cons

    No collaboration between different business functions; No clear career path

  8. "IT"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Weston Foods full-time

    Pros

    Good working culture, Be available to work late if the need arises.

    Cons

    promotions, perks, initial low salary


  9. "Supply Chain analyst"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Supply Chain Analyst in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Supply Chain Analyst in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Weston Foods full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good work culture and work ethic

    Cons

    Late to market on existing technologies and software, conventional methods


  10. "Production Manager"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Production Manager
    Former Employee - Production Manager
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Weston Foods full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good business model, profitable company

    Cons

    Only focus on KPIs no focus on Employees, Poor leadership

    Advice to Management

    Move from Command and control to Collaborative approach.